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Time Machine Backup Failure 10.6+

UPDATE: It’s been a few months since I originally posted this. The same thing has happened again. The quick solution — format the drive, start a fresh TM backup. Working again without any issues. Apple really needs to get on this. This problem seems to be happening in Snow Leopard Server 10.6.5 as well as [...]

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Quicklook ZIP files OS X 10.5

I’m a big fan of being able to quickly hit the spacebar and preview files in OS X. I also like the ability to quickly look inside a .ZIP folder by simply tapping my spacebar. To enable .ZIP preview in Snow Leopard download this package and follow the instructions. Very easy.

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Macbook Pro Windows 7 Low Audio Issue Fixed

Those of use using Windows 7 on a MBP 2009 should be aware that Windows 7 and Bootcamp 3.0+ has some issues when it comes to drivers. Last year this fix was located to address the audio issue, which has not been resolved in the Bootcmp 3.2 update. This interim solutions  for the problem with [...]

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Multiple Dropbox Instances on Lunix/Mac

Warning: These tricks have been tested on a Mac OS X so far (including Snow Leopard), with version 0.6.570 of Dropbox. General idea The basic idea is to just start Dropbox from the command-line using an alternate home-dir. This will create another Dropbox icon, and another Dropbox folder, which has to be in some other [...]

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Multiple Dropbox Instances on Windows

Description Dropboxen enables you to run multiple Dropbox clients concurrently by automatically launching multiple instances of Dropbox.exe as different Windows users so Dropbox will store the shared files in each unique Windows user directory. Usage Instructions Once downloaded, unzip the files to your Dropbox installation folder. The default Dropbox installation folder is C:\Program Files\Dropbox\. Open [...]

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